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Cannes Lions 2020: Brands become change agents
The Township's Karen Howe shares the latest from day three of the virtual fest, including the return of awards to the Palais.
Cannes Lions 2020: Revolt, disrupt and (of course) pivot
Attending this year's virtual festival from her kitchen, The Township's Karen Howe offers three takeaways she's picked up so far.
Cause Doctors: Movember mo-ments in a virtual world
Frank Palmer and Karen Howe share ideas on how the non-profit could adapt its flagship fundraiser if the pandemic lasts into the fall.
How beer brands are keeping people connected
Steam Whistle, Muskoka and Labatt have been adapting to the shutdown of bars, restaurants, sports and social gatherings.
Decoding visions of 2020
Karen Howe weighs in with predictions for the year ahead and what they mean for agencies and the state of creativity.
Why scrutiny of the CMO title may be a good thing
In its 2020 predictions for CMOs, Forrester expects many firms will continue eliminating the title, which might be good for business.
How to do cost-cutting right: lessons from P&G
The CPG company continues to post impressive growth in spite of reduced investment in advertising.
Tips on building a successful in-house agency
Four industry vets weigh in on the evergreen trend and offer advice on the challenges of getting (and keeping) creative talent.
Building a culture that not only generates effective ideas, but also ensures talented creatives want to work at your agency.
How Canada's network agencies are building and maintaining their creative cultures in a time of global change.
Decoding Cannes Lions 2019
The Township's Karen Howe on some of the 'unsettling undercurrents' on display at this year's festival, and how to address them at home.
Cannes 2019: The future of brands sounds good
The Township's Karen Howe on how Mastercard found its soul through a smart sound strategy.
Looking beyond the Big Idea
Experts weigh in on how the agency search process is changing and what marketers want from their creative partners today.
Cannes 2018: Advertising becomes sadvertising
Karen Howe on how the importance of creativity shone through as the ills of the world weighed on this year's festival.
Canada who? (column)
The Township's Karen Howe finds truth in parody and builds her case for why American marketers must realize our differences.